Gerik Parmele

Multimedia Director
On staff since 2011
Gerik joined The Crossing in 2011 after a 13-year career as a newspaper photojournalist and editor. He decided to pursue photography after trying various jobs such as dishwasher, busboy, milking cows, boiler room attendant, and deckhand on a commercial fishing boat. Gerik is married to his high school sweetheart, and they have two children. He obviously enjoys all things photo, including collecting old cameras and photography books. He also likes watching fine films and documentaries. As the Multimedia Director, Gerik produces videos, photos and other media. He also directs the multi-camera video production of Sunday’s services which can be watched live online.